INDIANAPOLIS, IN (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Indy-Tech Publishing, the publishing division of Sams Technical Publishing, LLC, has announced the October 2005 release of “The Savvy Guide To Motorcycles,” ISBN 0-7906-1316-6. This book is part of Indy-Tech Publishing’s new “Savvy Guide To” series.

(c) Send2Press“‘The Savvy Guide To’ Series is aimed at the consumer with an existing knowledge base of the subject,” notes Richard White, Chief Operating Officer at Sams Technical Publishing. “This book takes a unique approach, with the author being a women writing about a predominantly male subject.”

“The Savvy Guide To Motorcycles” is a comprehensive guide to buying and riding motorcycles. It may be the first purchase of a motorcycle, or revisiting the hobby you enjoyed as a youth. Either way, Shirley Duglin Kennedy covers the topic in a way not done by other authors. With chapters covering rider etiquette, riding gear, maintenance, and buying tips, Kennedy has covered all of the bases. Kennedy is a librarian, so her research methods are sound and her approach unique. More and more women are riding their own motorcycles instead of on the back of their spouse’s. Kennedy brings a sensibility to motorcycle riding that transcends gender. This book is for you whether you are male or female.

Author Shirley Kennedy lives in St. Petersburg, FL and is the base librarian at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa. She also writes about technology and the Internet, and is deputy editor of two information industry weblogs, and A former newspaper reporter, she has a master’s degree in library and information science from the University of South Florida. She has two amazing sons and a 2005 Yamaha V-Star 1100 Midnight Custom motorcycle.

To request a sample copy of this book, email rawhite @ with your complete address. To schedule an interview with the author, please contact Richard White at 317-895-2704 or rawhite @

Sams Technical Publishing, LLC, formerly a part of the Howard W. Sams Company, has a long history of publishing, dating back to 1946, with books covering a myriad of topics. Sams Technical Publishing continues to publish Photofact Repair Schematics, the publications on which the company was founded. Sams Technical Publishing, LLC is based in Indianapolis, Indiana and is part of the AGS Capital, LLC group of companies.

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Original Story ID: (1011) :: 2005-11-1115-003

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